[Icecast] Icecast 2.2.0 RC1 Announcement

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Tue Dec 21 15:26:35 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-12-21 at 09:09, EISELE Pascal wrote:

> I should declare a bug but I've read many mail in icecast at xiph.org ML 
> talking about this kind of problem. So I was thinking that someone have 
> already work on this.

any references to those messages, those are archived at

> The problem is that "song title" is not relayed between our icecast v1 
> server and our icecast v2 relay.

I don't know if in-stream mp3 metadata streaming was in icecast1, but
the protocol makes the client ask for it
eg <relay-shoutcast-metadata>1</relay-shoutcast-metadata>

> I need icecast 1 because all our system is using it....
> I've created many scripts to :
> - transcode (re-encode) a stream to another bitrate/format
> - a script to switch between our two stream (one for live event and the 
> other for automatic scheduling)
> Moreover we are using ices for icecast 1 with a lot a script to get 
> title, switch playlists, etc...

ices can talk to icecast 2


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